Owha the leopard seal wows ferry commuters
A 300kg leopard seal looks to be in Auckland to stay, as the hefty visitor makes itself a summer spectacle for ferry commuters.
Owha the female seal, which has been regularly spotted around Auckland over the past year, caused a stir...
Sir Bob Jones' comments on beggars - readers react
One of Auckland's most respected organisations helping the homeless and people in desperate need has responded to controversial comments made by businessman Sir Bob Jones.
In an interview with Newstalk ZB last night, Sir Bob said...
Schools desperately recruiting overseas to find qualified teachers
With less than two weeks to go before school starts back, a number of Auckland schools are again finding it difficult to fill their teaching roster.
One is recruiting from as far away as England.
Nearly 80 secondary teaching roles...
Alzheimer's sufferer Patricia Wearn missing for nearly 48 hours
An elderly North Shore woman with Alzheimer's has been missing for nearly 48 hours.
Police have asked the public to check their sheds, garages and other places of shelter for
Patricia Wearn, known as Pat, 73, who has not been seen...
Train delays expected in Auckland because of Britomart fault
There will be train delays in and around Auckland following a fault at Britomart this morning.
The fault was fixed Just before 7am, but Auckland Transport warned commuters to still expect delays and cancellations throughout the rail...
Quick-fire home sales in Mangere Bridge trigger probe
Real estate industry watchdog investigators are looking into the quick fire sales of neighbouring properties in Mangere Bridge following a Herald investigation this week.
Two properties in Coronation Rd were sold a total of five...